Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder Review

Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is one of the best-selling rangefinders. It has a lot of features like Pin seeker technology, Jolt technology, Vivid display technology, 2nd generation E.S.P. 2 . The accuracy level of this device to measure the distances of the targets is superb! The 2nd generation E.S.P. 2 technology make this process faster. It is also tournament legal. So you can take the advantages of this great device in any golf tournament.


Although it has a lot of amazing features, I do not like this device so much! (to tell honestly). Yes, of course, it has some reasons. First of all, the price of this rangefinder is a little bit higher than the other laser golf rangefinder. And the second reason is, I think there is no need to use Jolt feature in it. Besides, it doesn't work all time (based on my personal experience and feedback from some of the customer). It may be for marketing (!) You can check the Bushnell Tour V3 Laser Golf Rangefinder instead as it has a reasonable price and it also comes with Pin seeker technology with jolt vibration.


Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is an amazing device which has the Pin Seeker Technology with Jolt vibration. That means whenever the target is locked you will feel a bit of vibration. Amazing, huh?


It also has the Vivid Display Technology which can help you to see the reading clearly even in the heavy sunlight. It comes with a 6x magnification. It can measure up to 1300 yards (450+ yards to flags) with an accuracy of 1/2 yard. It also has a waterproof construction that can help you to play even in the rain.


Actually, Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is the latest version of Bushnell Tour Z6 Golf Rangefinder. It is one of the most popular laser rangefinders in the market. The accuracy level of that rangefinder is superb! This can really help you to pick some extra points. You can use that device in the tournaments also as this is legal for tournaments play. I used this device personally and that why I can tell you how great the device is!

At a Glance
  • PinSeeker with JOLT Technology
  • 1/2 yard of Accuracy
  • Measures up to 1,300 yards  (450+ yards to a flag)
  • Vivid Display Technology (VDT) for all lighting conditions
  • E.S.P. 2 (Extreme. Speed. Precision.)
  • 6x Magnification (objects appear 6x closer)
  • Adjustable diopter setting
  • Rubber armored metal housing
  • Posi-Thread™ battery door
  • Waterproof
  • 3-Volt CR2 battery and premium carry case included


Features of Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder

Let me tell you why I prefer this device to use in the golf course. Here are the reviews of Bushnell Tour Z  Jolt Golf Rangefinder:


Golfers use golf rangefinder in the golf course to get an idea of how far the target is far from them. So the rangefinder should be accurate with the measurement. That's why golfer should choose the rangefinder seeing its accuracy. But there is a lot of rangefinder in the market. So they should choose rangefinder wisely.


Where it is the matter of accuracy, the Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is just awesome. It is able to measure up to 1,300 yards (450+ yards to flags) with an accuracy of 1/2 yard accuracy from 5 to 125 yards. It can magnify to 6 times (6x) with 21mm object lens.

It has some cool features like Pin Seeker Technology, Jolt Technology, Vivid Display Technology. Let's know about these technologies:

1. Pin Seeker Technology

Pin Seeker is the latest technology that can give the most accurate measurement on the course. It can lock the target immediately. Many golf rangefinder can not show the correct or show confusing result because of the backgrounds. There is a lot of backgrounds exist on the golf course like green trees, water or other hazards. When other golf rangefinder fails to show the accurate distance of the targets (flags), The rangefinder with Pin Seeker Technology can easily show the accurate measurements.

PinSeeker with JOLT Technology
2. Jolt Technology

Jolt Technology is a technology that gives a little bit vibrating bursts to the golfers when the target is locked. That means when a target is isolated and locked by the device, the golfers will fell a vibrate for this technology. 

3. Vivid Display Technology (VDT)

If you used some golf rangefinder before you may have noticed that getting the reading (measurement) under a shiny day is quite difficult. Sometimes golfers do the mistake to read the measurement clearly  although the rangefinder on his hand gives him the accurate distance. Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder uses the vivid display technology. The  Vivid Display Technology  helps the golfer to see the reading on the display even in a bright light. So golfers don't have to see the light condition to read the measurement anymore!

PinSeeker with JOLT Technology
4. E.S.P 2

There is a lot of feature in the Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder. E.S.P.2 is one of a great feature. E.S.P.2 is here to give you faster yardage more accurately. It helps you to have faster yardage than ever before with more accuracy. The Bushnell Company not only have improved the acquisition speed but also this is so accurate from 5 to 125 yards.

PinSeeker with JOLT Technology

Rainproof Construction

Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is waterproof. The battery chamber is also waterproof. So water can't damage the battery at all. Besides, The Bushnell company has made the whole construction of this rangefinder water resistant so that water can't go inside of the body. So be sure that water can not be a problem anymore when you are playing.


But we suggest you not to use this device if there is a heavy rainfall. Although the company is saying it is fully waterproof.

Long Lasting Battery

Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder has a long lasting battery, where the battery life of Bushnell Tour V3 Jolt Golf Rangefinder wasn't a satisfactory thing. But the battery life is a big improvement of the Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder. It goes minimum one year without any issue (although it also depends on your usage). Even some people I mean some buyer of this rangefinder also saying that they played around 110 rounds with the original battery! This rangefinder use 3-Volt Lithium (CR-2) non-rechargeable battery which can be easily found on the market as it is a popular one. That can cost around $6 in a two pack.

Easy to Use

The operation of this rangefinder is simple and easy. What you have to do is just take the rangefinder on hand and try to get the flag through it. That's it. You don't need to do anything else. The Pin Seeker Technology will instantly lock on the closest target (let's say flag) and you will feel a physical vibration as it uses the Jolt Technology too. Cool, right? Once the target is locked just press the button and you can see the yardage reading on the display.


Tournament Legal

Are you a professional golfer? No worries, you can use the Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder in the tournament as this device is legal for tournament play.


This rangefinder has come with a compact body. This device is light-weight, easy to carry.

Dimensions: 1.3x4x2.9 in

Weight: 8oz


If you want me to tell something about its design, I would rather say that I love its design!

  • Accurate Reading
  • Very Simple Operation
  • Legal for tournament play
  • Waterproof
  • Very Easy to carry
  • Limited Scanning Mode
  • High Price
  • It requires to press firing button a couple of time to operate 

Whom is this product for

Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is a great rangefinder. If you are looking for a well-featured rangefinder that will give you more accurate measurements faster and you have a good budget then I will suggest you buy this device right now. As this rangefinder is legal for tournament play, the professional can also use this rangefinder and I bet you that this device will help you to acquire some extra points than your opponents in the golf course. 

Things to consider before buy 

Please check these things before buy the Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder from the market:

  1. From where are you buying
  2. Is the box sealed

For further information, please read  Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder review again.

What the customers are saying

The Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder is one of the best-selling rangefinders in the market like Amazon. I have also checked a lot of forums and blogs. Almost 80% of the customers of Bushnell Tour Z6 Jolt Golf Rangefinder seems to be happy. Some customers are also giving some negative comments. 

Frequently Asked Questions

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